The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 39 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.33% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%
SUSE
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Operating Systems Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
71 111 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 23.20% 20.11% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 69 84
Median daily rate £385 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.75% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £625 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 16
Median hourly rate £36.50 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £27.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SUSE across the Lancashire region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 1 - -
SUSE
North West

SUSE
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) WebOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware